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On the scope, tendency, and educational value of the Natural History Sciences

by T. Spencer Cobbold

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Published in London .
Written in English


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Flower Tracts i(31)

The Physical Object
Pagination17p : text ill ; 8.̊
Number of Pages17
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Open LibraryOL26326232M

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